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Gas Cylinders – The A to Z of How to Reuse, Reduce or Recycle Anything

Gas cylinders and bottles can be refurbished and reused. Most have the company name and contact details printed on them and will collect free of charge. If you cannot identify the company from the bottle contact your local authority who … Continue reading

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Eight men and three companies fined for illegal WEEE recycling exports

The Environment Agency has uncovered a large illegal electronics waste criminal network, exporting 450 tonnes of WEEE to Nigeria, Ghana and Pakistan. People running the network took money for handling waste in the UK claiming it would be legally reused … Continue reading

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The Waste Hierarchy

The Waste Regulations 2011 change the “waste hierarchy” from a principle into a set of enforceable regulations that aim to reduce the amount of waste disposed of to landfill. The Waste Regs 2011 and the Waste Hierarchy require business to … Continue reading

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RDC to manage the disposal of IT equipment for a large energy company

RDC has secured a significant new agreement with a large UK energy company, generating a turnover in excess of £28 billion in 2011 and over 20,000 employees. The new RDC contract includes disposal of IT equipment across all divisions of … Continue reading

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RDC to refurbish and redeploy one of the UK’s largest building society’s computer equipment

RDC has secured a significant new win with one of the UK’s largest building societies. As part of a Windows 7 refresh project RDC will provide secure logistics from building society branches and offices nationwide. Once received equipment will be … Continue reading

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Find out how much your unused computer equipment is worth regardless of condition and age

Money4Computers.com have updated their website and now give an instant valuation for desktop and laptop computers. Simply give the make and model to receive an instant quote then choose cheque, BACS or donatation to charity. The last step is to … Continue reading

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Bicycles – The A to Z of How to Reuse, Reduce or Recycle Anything

Recycle Bicycles have a scrap metal value and can be recycled. Reuse If still in good working order consider donating to a friend or family member. Several charities recycle bikes for cash or donation. Re-cycle Re-cycle refurbishes and repairs bicycles … Continue reading

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